Seán McCarthy

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7 Common Mistakes That Newbie Street Photographers Make

Over the last few years I have worked with enough budding new street photography enthusiasts, to notice a common thread of early mistakes that many …

Housing Estates in Paris Documented by Laurent Kronental

• shares<br>• Share on Facebook<br>• Tumblr<br>• VKontakte<br>• Reddit<br>• Flipboard<p>The colossal grands ensembles, or high-rise public housing projects, in Paris and its …

How to Find Your Passion in Photography

pas·sion: A strong amorous feeling or desire; love; ardor. From the Latin word “pati”, which means to ‘suffer.’<p>We are often told in society “follow …

Street Photography

17 Street Photography Tips From The Professionals

The city is a diverse and exciting place to get tons of great photos. It’s literally a hotbed of activity. Take some great photos with a few tips …

Street Photography

Photographer Nicolas Bouvier Shoots Figures in Silhouette Against Mysterious and Foreboding Landscapes | Colossal

<p>In what could easily have been snapshots of a normal day at the beach or a hike through the woods, these photos by Nicolas Bouvier (previously) …

Art

Mother's Heartwarming Photos of Sons with Farm Animals

Russian photographer and mother of two boys Elena Shumilova captures heartwarming images of her sons interacting with various animals on their farm, including dogs, rabbits, cats, and ducklings. She manages to transport the viewer into a fairy tale-like world with her photos of these little guys …

Farm Animals

13 Apps to Inspire Creativity

If you haven’t fallen off the resolutions wagon yet… congrats. If as soon as week one ended, so did your good intentions, we totally hear you. But one resolution that’s always worth keeping is continually trying to bring creativity to your life every day. In our obsession with doing just that, …

Creativity

Mixing the maker movement with social good, HacKIDemia’s workshops bring math, science, & more to poor kids

One problem children in poorer areas face is access to education: They miss school because it doesn’t exist; they lack proper adult supervision to make sure they attend classes; or they must work to help their own families make ends meet.<p>That’s the problem that HacKIDemia is addressing, bolstering …

David Lynch Presents the Interview Project: 121 Mini-Documentaries About Life in America

What is the Interview Project? David Lynch describes it as "a 20,000-mile road trip over 70 days across and back the United States" where "people …

Wiki

This area will be setup so that anyone can start a new space with a specific topic that can be edited like a wiki

building imaginary scholarly platforms

I ended my last post conceiving of journals as a scholarly platform and wondering if another kind of platform, beside the kind invented over 100 …

The 13 Best Books of 2013: The Definitive Annual Reading List of Overall Favorites

All gratifying things must come to an end: The season’s subjective selection of best-of reading lists — which covered writing and creativity, photography, psychology and philosophy, art and design, history and biography, science and technology, children’s literature, and pets and animals — comes …

Brian Eno - Interview Magazine

I periodically realize every few years that the only person whose taste I really trust is me.Brian Eno<p>If humans were able to hear light and parse the …

Don’t Go Back to School: How to Fuel the Internal Engine of Learning

<i>“The present education system is the trampling of the herd,”</i> legendary architect Frank Lloyd Wright lamented in 1956. Half a century later, I started <i>Brain Pickings</i> in large part out of frustration and disappointment with my trampling experience of our culturally fetishized “Ivy League education.” I …